Healthcare grants available for local families

May 12, 2015

AZED-Families who need help to pay for their child’s health care treatment, services or equipment can take advantage of grants offered by the United Healthcare Children’s Foundation.

The foundation is encouraging families to apply for grants of up to 5-thousand dollars for child medical services and equipment by completing an online application.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez speaks with United Healthcare vice president of the Arizona and New Mexico division, Mark Olson on what people need to apply.

Justin St. Germain, "Son of a Gun": A Memoir

Mar 20, 2014
Maya Springhawk Robnett / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

Arizona Edition - In September 2001, Debbie St. Germain was shot to death in her trailer in Tombstone, Arizona.  Her fifth husband, Ray, fled and committed suicide following the murder.  Now, years after the events, Justin St. Germain, one of Debbie’s two sons, has published Son of a Gun, a memoir about his mother, her death, and the years after.  The book was named an Book of the Week and was winner of the 2013 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Award in Nonfiction.  St.